Meaning of “meagre” in the English Dictionary


"meagre" in Business English

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UK US meager uk /ˈmiːɡər/ us

very small in amount or number or not enough in amount or number:

Manufacturing output rose by a meagre 0.1% in September.
Her meagre salary is not enough to pay her living expenses.

(Definition of “meagre” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)